Diverse shops and tempting restaurants make downtown Metuchen a bustling area. Shoppers find a choice of local outlets offering: salons, bookstores, jewelers, pharmacies, office supplies and more. Area shopping malls are teeming with popular name-brand retailers and a wide selection of further merchandise. Downtown Metuchen has plenty of shops to explore from specialty gifts, antiques and unique boutiques.
Dining is just as widespread. Metuchen’s eateries are as varied as they come; ready to serve even the pickiest tastes. The area’s restaurant listing runs the gamut from classic American favorites, fast food fixes to slow-cooked Italian and an array of ethnic dishes served in an assortment of distinct environments.